I just got back from the Logistics and Supply Chain Forum in Miami. It’s a great event that pairs up companies and vendors that are looking to jointly solve supply chain and logistics problems. While I’m hesitant to use the term “speed dating”, the format allows attendees to have 1:1 conversations with over 25 supply chain practitioners in two days. And there’s a lot we can learn from each other.
I had the opportunity to meet with the Vice President of Sourcing & Supply for Sealy Corporation. As the world’s largest maker of bedding products, chances are you spend 1/3 of your life on one of their beds (although I can’t remember when I actually got 8 hours of sleep in one night…)